Tales From the Marblehead Police Log
The following information was provided by the Marblehead Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
The following is an excerpt from the Marblehead Police Department's log:
Friday, June 1:
- At 10:03 a.m., police responded to a reported hit and run on Atlantic Avenue that resulted in "very minor damage."
- At 12:24 p.m., a resident on Pleasant Street called police to report that some kids had just stolen a bike that was temporarily left leaning against National Grand Bank.
- At 12:28 p.m., police responded to a report of a minor motor vehicle accident on Foster Street involving a 1999 Audi SE A4 and a 2011 FRE TK M2. The accident did not result in any injuries.
- At 8:12 p.m., police responded to a report of a "group smoking marijuana by the tennis courts" at Seaside Park. It was later determined that members of the group were smoking cigarettes.
- At 8:51 p.m., police responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Carna Road. Caron A. Stevens, 55, of 5 Carna Road, was arrested on a charge of assault and battery.
- At 9:56 p.m., a Creesy Street man called police to request that they keep an eye on his cars because he was having a problem with his ex-girlfriend and he believed she was vandalizing them.
- At 10:13 p.m., police responded to a report of "fighting" at the grandstand at Seaside Park.
Saturday, June 2:
- At 9:13 a.m., a man entered the police station to request a restraining order. The man later changed his mind an asked an officer to accompany him while he picked up some belongings.
- At 9:35 a.m., a Village Street woman called police to report that a silver bracelet with diamonds on top had gone missing.
- At 1:40 p.m., police and fire units responded to a report of a felled limb that took down wires on Winthrop Avenue. The Tree Warden and Electric Light Department were both reportedly notified.
- At 2:14 p.m., firefighters responded to a reported kitchen fire on Washington Street.
- At 2:36 p.m., a Pleasant Street man called police to report that he found that a screen on a window in his garage had been put back in backward and he feared someone had tried to break in.
- At 9:58 p.m., a 16-year-old juvenile was arrested for being a minor in possession of alcohol on Smith Street.
Sunday, June 3:
- At 7:07 p.m., police and fire units responded to a report of a 2010 Toyota Corolla running over some bushes near the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Smith Street.
Monday, June 4:
- At 5:48 a.m., police received word that a transformer had blown out on Vine Street and knocked out power to the entire neighborhood. The Electric Light Department was reportedly notified.
- At 9:06 a.m., a local man entered the police station to talk about how to handle his truck being hit while parked on Washington Street last week.
- At 9:13 a.m., a Pearl Street woman entered the police station to discuss a "phone call she received" from another woman Sunday night.
- At 9:21 a.m., police responded to a burglar alarm on Casino Road.
- At 9:42 a.m., a Mount Vernon Street woman called police to report that jewelry and silverware had been"taken from her house" and noted that she has had "contractors going in and out of the home due to some construction." Police reportedly spoke to the contractors working at the house.
- At 2:43 p.m., police responded to a report of a tree down near the intersection of Beacon and Norman streets. The Tree Department was reportedly notified.
- At 3:03 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a "large food truck" that reportedly "hit the lightpole outside a building" on Beacon Street. The Electric Light Department was reportedly called to the scene.
- At 4:28 p.m., police responded to a disturbance involving two irate customers at a bank on Humphrey Street.
- At 4:29 p.m., a resident on Village Street called police to report that a piece of the Village Street pier had broken off and they were worried it would damage nearby homes.
Tuesday, June 5:
- At 2:51 a.m., police responded to a report that a group of kids had jumped a fence and gotten into the Corinthian Yacht Club pool area on Nahant Street. The group was later moved along by police.
- At 9:52 a.m., a Constitution Way resident called police to report that they had been the victim of credit card fraud.
- At 11:12 a.m., a Broughton Road man called police to report that local kids had torn down a "Grown Ups 2 Crew Parking" sign and nailed it to a tree.
- At 3:57 p.m., police responded to a report of a domestic assault on Humphrey Street. Juan Carrion, 43, of 89 Endicott St., Peabody, was arrested on a charge of domestic assault and battery.
- At 9:23 p.m., a man on Humphrey Street called police to report a hit-and-run near the parking lot of the Marblehead Community Center.
- At 10:25 p.m., police and fire units responded to a report of a hit and run near the intersection of Rolleston Road and Atlantic Avenue. Soon after, they received a report of another accident near the intersection of Commercial and Prospect streets. Deborah A. Churchill, 54, of 180 Atlantic Ave., Swampscott, was arrested on charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, second offense; leaving the scene of an accident with property damage and negligent operation of a motor vehicle.
Wednesday, June 6:
- At 1:04 p.m., police received word that a group of students on Green Street had discovered a canvas bag with a lock box and keys inside of it. Another lock box and hammer were reportedly discovered soon after near "the rink." All of the items were reportedly handed over to a local detective and secured at the police station.
- At 2:55 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a 1994 Jeep Cherokee near the intersection of Jersey Street and West Shore Drive. The accident did not result in any injuries.
- At 4:08 p.m., an Elm Street resident called police to report a golf cart out in the road.
- At 6:18 p.m., a Carna Road man called police to report that his ex-wife "took more than she was supposed to" while collecting her things. The man was reportedly informed that the situation was a civil matter.
Thursday, June 7:
- At 8:22 a.m., a Highland Terrace man called police to report that his car had been hit while parked overnight.
- At 8:27 a.m., a man walking to work near the intersection of Pleasant and Devereux streets called police to report that he was "dope slapped" by a student who passed him on a skateboard.
- At 10:37 a.m., a woman on Pleasant Street called police to complain that "the wake of air" from a passing MBTA bus nearly knocked her down.
- At 11:26 a.m., a motorist called police to complain about the sign at the Lead Mills Property alerting residents to a closure of Lafayette Street this morning. The man said "cars coming down the hill look at the sign" and told police he "almost got hit by a distracted driver."
- At 12:22 p.m., a motorist on Atlantic Avenue called police to complain about a "90-year-old man in (a) motorized scooter going down the middle of the road."
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